Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science

Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science serves 513 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science operates within the Charleston 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 513 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 513 students
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
15%
7%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
69%
35%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Black Students (2010-2014)
White
14%
52%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science White Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.41
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Diversity Score (2010-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
51%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
6%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,650 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,195 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,230 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Charleston 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
80
8
Number of Students Managed 45,650 4,192
Charleston 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $525 MM $38 MM
Charleston 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $656 MM $39 MM
Charleston 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,195 $9,366
Charleston 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,230 $9,666
Charleston 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Pattison's Academy For Comprehensive Education (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pattison's Academy For Comprehensive Education (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lambs Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North CharlestonLambs Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 372 students6800 Dorchester Rd
    North CharlestonSC 29418
    (843)767-5900
    0.7PK-5372
  • North CharlestonW. B. Goodwin Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 611 students5501 Dorchester Rd
    North CharlestonSC 29418
    (843)767-5911
    1.2PK-5611
  • Charleston AfbHunley Park Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 538 students1000 Michigan Ave
    Charleston AfbSC 29404
    (843)767-5914
    1.5PK-5538
  • CharlestonDrayton Hall Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 723 students3138 Ashley River Rd
    CharlestonSC 29414
    (843)852-0678
    1.6PK-5723
  • CharlestonSpringfield Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 636 students2741 Clover St
    CharlestonSC 29414
    (843)763-1538
    2.7PK-5636

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